Period
to 17 September 2021

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VMware over the 6 months to 17 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within VMware, Inc.

VMware
England > South East
6 months to
17 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 44 36 38
Rank change year-on-year -8 +2 +4
Permanent jobs citing VMware 1,046 570 1,566
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 6.02% 6.72% 6.01%
As % of the Vendors category 15.82% 16.76% 14.53%
Number of salaries quoted 650 436 1,278
10th Percentile £27,000 £30,000 £26,600
25th Percentile £32,500 £35,525 £32,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% -
75th Percentile £55,000 £60,000 £58,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
England median annual salary £46,500 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -2.11% +11.76% -5.56%

VMware is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in the South East.

All Vendors
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 6,613 3,401 10,774
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 38.05% 40.11% 41.34%
Number of salaries quoted 4,468 2,664 8,399
10th Percentile £28,500 £30,000 £26,250
25th Percentile £36,250 £37,500 £34,643
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year - +5.26% +1.06%
75th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
90th Percentile £78,750 £75,000 £75,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -

VMware
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing VMware as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for VMware in the South East

VMware
Salary Trend in the South East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing VMware in the South East.

Salary trend for VMware in the South East

VMware
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing VMware in the South East over the 6 months to 17 September 2021.

Salary histogram for VMware in the South East

VMware
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware within the South East region over the 6 months to 17 September 2021. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire -8 410 £41,500 -7.78% 42
Thames Valley -26 325 £42,500 -10.53% 73
Surrey +6 180 £47,500 -5.00% 33
Berkshire -41 153 £45,000 - 33
Buckinghamshire 0 110 £42,500 +6.25% 25
Oxfordshire -12 62 £36,000 -24.21% 15
West Sussex -14 53 £32,500 -26.55% 5
East Sussex -20 31 £33,250 +1.53% 6
Kent -43 18 £38,500 -23.00% 9
Middlesex - 1 £57,500 -
VMware
England

For the 6 months to 17 September 2021, IT jobs citing VMware also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the South East region with a requirement for VMware.

1 673 (64.34%) VMware Infrastructure
2 548 (52.39%) Azure
3 531 (50.76%) Windows
4 455 (43.50%) Microsoft
5 420 (40.15%) Linux
6 391 (37.38%) Active Directory
7 349 (33.37%) Windows Server
8 347 (33.17%) Microsoft 365
9 324 (30.98%) AWS
10 318 (30.40%) DevOps
11 314 (30.02%) Degree
12 269 (25.72%) Agile Software Development
13 250 (23.90%) Finance
14 243 (23.23%) Firewall
15 241 (23.04%) Ansible
16 234 (22.37%) Java
17 231 (22.08%) Computer Science
18 229 (21.89%) Hyper-V
19 227 (21.70%) Microservices
20 226 (21.61%) ITIL
21 222 (21.22%) Software Engineering
22 218 (20.84%) Unix
23 216 (20.65%) CSS
24 215 (20.55%) React
24 215 (20.55%) Node.js
24 215 (20.55%) AngularJS
25 211 (20.17%) Infrastructure Engineering
26 207 (19.79%) Banking
27 205 (19.60%) Social Skills
28 202 (19.31%) Git (software)

VMware
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 196 (18.74%) GemFire
2 192 (18.36%) Apache
3 189 (18.07%) Apache Spark
4 92 (8.80%) SharePoint
5 82 (7.84%) MS Exchange
6 50 (4.78%) IIS
7 12 (1.15%) OpenStack
8 11 (1.05%) CMS
8 11 (1.05%) Confluence
8 11 (1.05%) Sitecore CMS
8 11 (1.05%) Umbraco
8 11 (1.05%) WordPress
9 9 (0.86%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 8 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2010
11 7 (0.67%) Cloud Foundry
12 6 (0.57%) BizTalk Server
12 6 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2013
13 5 (0.48%) Skype for Business
13 5 (0.48%) Tornado
14 4 (0.38%) WebSphere
Applications
1 62 (5.93%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (0.57%) MicroStation
2 6 (0.57%) Revit
3 4 (0.38%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (0.29%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (0.19%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.096%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (1.05%) Sage 200
2 4 (0.38%) Maximo
3 3 (0.29%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.096%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.096%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 548 (52.39%) Azure
2 347 (33.17%) Microsoft 365
3 324 (30.98%) AWS
4 198 (18.93%) GitHub
5 131 (12.52%) Amazon Kinesis
6 114 (10.90%) GCP
7 67 (6.41%) PaaS
8 58 (5.54%) Azure Active Directory
8 58 (5.54%) IaaS
9 52 (4.97%) OpenShift
10 51 (4.88%) SaaS
11 34 (3.25%) OneDrive
12 24 (2.29%) Mimecast
12 24 (2.29%) Serverless
13 21 (2.01%) Cloud Computing
14 19 (1.82%) Power Platform
15 9 (0.86%) Power Automate
15 9 (0.86%) PowerApps
16 6 (0.57%) AWS CloudFormation
17 5 (0.48%) Azure Data Factory
Communications & Networking
1 243 (23.23%) Firewall
2 172 (16.44%) DNS
3 137 (13.10%) DHCP
4 124 (11.85%) LAN
5 122 (11.66%) WAN
6 104 (9.94%) VPN
7 95 (9.08%) SAN
8 81 (7.74%) TCP/IP
9 66 (6.31%) VLAN
10 59 (5.64%) Network Security
11 41 (3.92%) VoIP
12 37 (3.54%) MPLS
13 31 (2.96%) Internet
13 31 (2.96%) Wireless
14 27 (2.58%) Wi-Fi
15 22 (2.10%) IPsec
16 20 (1.91%) NAS
17 19 (1.82%) Cisco ASA
17 19 (1.82%) Remote Desktop
17 19 (1.82%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 191 (18.26%) PostgreSQL
2 189 (18.07%) HBase
3 183 (17.50%) MariaDB
3 183 (17.50%) Redis
4 168 (16.06%) SQL Server
5 158 (15.11%) NoSQL
6 157 (15.01%) Relational Database
7 125 (11.95%) Big Data
8 12 (1.15%) Azure SQL Database
9 10 (0.96%) MongoDB
10 9 (0.86%) MySQL
11 7 (0.67%) Apache Hive
11 7 (0.67%) Hadoop
11 7 (0.67%) OLTP
11 7 (0.67%) Oracle Database
11 7 (0.67%) Power BI
12 6 (0.57%) DB2
13 5 (0.48%) Data Warehouse
13 5 (0.48%) Oracle Reports
13 5 (0.48%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 202 (19.31%) Git (software)
2 201 (19.22%) Jenkins
2 201 (19.22%) Sonatype Nexus
3 196 (18.74%) Cucumber
3 196 (18.74%) Cypress.io
3 196 (18.74%) JUnit
3 196 (18.74%) Protractor
4 195 (18.64%) Storybook
5 189 (18.07%) Eclipse
5 189 (18.07%) Gradle
5 189 (18.07%) IntelliJ
6 182 (17.40%) Mockito
7 131 (12.52%) Artifactory
8 91 (8.70%) SonarQube
9 23 (2.20%) JIRA
10 12 (1.15%) Visual Studio
11 7 (0.67%) Appium
12 6 (0.57%) Android Studio
12 6 (0.57%) WinDbg
12 6 (0.57%) Xcode
General
1 250 (23.90%) Finance
2 207 (19.79%) Banking
3 205 (19.60%) Social Skills
4 201 (19.22%) Law
5 195 (18.64%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 59 (5.64%) Analytical Skills
7 36 (3.44%) Presentation Skills
7 36 (3.44%) Telecoms
8 25 (2.39%) Public Sector
9 24 (2.29%) Marketing
10 23 (2.20%) Organisational Skills
11 19 (1.82%) Electronics
12 18 (1.72%) Automotive
13 17 (1.63%) Retail
14 16 (1.53%) Legal
14 16 (1.53%) Manufacturing
15 14 (1.34%) Pharmaceutical
16 13 (1.24%) Back Office
17 12 (1.15%) Military
18 9 (0.86%) Documentation Skills
Job Titles
1 178 (17.02%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 157 (15.01%) Software Engineer
3 117 (11.19%) Support Engineer
4 109 (10.42%) Architect
5 82 (7.84%) Principal Engineer
6 81 (7.74%) Analyst
7 77 (7.36%) Principal Software Engineer
8 72 (6.88%) IT Engineer
9 69 (6.60%) Developer
10 59 (5.64%) Lead Software Engineer
11 52 (4.97%) IT Support
12 51 (4.88%) Consultant
13 50 (4.78%) Network Engineer
14 48 (4.59%) 2nd Line Support
14 48 (4.59%) 3rd Line Engineer
15 47 (4.49%) IT Manager
16 45 (4.30%) 3rd Line Support
17 44 (4.21%) Software Developer
17 44 (4.21%) Support Analyst
18 43 (4.11%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 216 (20.65%) CSS
2 215 (20.55%) AngularJS
2 215 (20.55%) Node.js
2 215 (20.55%) React
3 197 (18.83%) Kafka
4 196 (18.74%) Redux
4 196 (18.74%) RESTful
4 196 (18.74%) Spring
4 196 (18.74%) Tailwind CSS
4 196 (18.74%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 195 (18.64%) Express
6 190 (18.16%) JSON
7 189 (18.07%) Spark Streaming
8 182 (17.40%) WireMock
9 175 (16.73%) Play Framework
10 163 (15.58%) RabbitMQ
11 132 (12.62%) LAMP
11 132 (12.62%) LAPP Stack
12 37 (3.54%) REST
13 34 (3.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 197 (18.83%) Linux Command Line
2 173 (16.54%) Data Centre
3 110 (10.52%) User Experience
4 100 (9.56%) Self-Motivation
5 60 (5.74%) Public Cloud
6 47 (4.49%) Hybrid Cloud
7 42 (4.02%) Driving Licence
8 39 (3.73%) Private Cloud
9 29 (2.77%) Management Information System
10 28 (2.68%) Replication
11 25 (2.39%) Clustering
12 21 (2.01%) PKI
13 17 (1.63%) Video Conferencing
14 13 (1.24%) Virtual Team
15 8 (0.76%) Client/Server
16 7 (0.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
17 6 (0.57%) Cyberthreat
17 6 (0.57%) Greenfield Project
17 6 (0.57%) Legacy Systems
18 4 (0.38%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 531 (50.76%) Windows
2 420 (40.15%) Linux
3 349 (33.37%) Windows Server
4 218 (20.84%) Unix
5 114 (10.90%) Windows Server 2012
6 94 (8.99%) Windows 10
7 81 (7.74%) Windows Server 2008
8 79 (7.55%) Windows Server 2016
9 73 (6.98%) Windows Server 2019
10 46 (4.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 34 (3.25%) Apple iOS
12 32 (3.06%) Android
13 23 (2.20%) Windows 7
14 18 (1.72%) CentOS
15 12 (1.15%) Windows Server 2003
16 11 (1.05%) Solaris
16 11 (1.05%) Ubuntu
16 11 (1.05%) Windows 8
17 9 (0.86%) Mac OS X
18 8 (0.76%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 318 (30.40%) DevOps
2 269 (25.72%) Agile Software Development
3 231 (22.08%) Computer Science
4 227 (21.70%) Microservices
5 226 (21.61%) ITIL
6 222 (21.22%) Software Engineering
7 211 (20.17%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 196 (18.74%) Cross-Browser Testing
9 195 (18.64%) Digital Banking
10 193 (18.45%) Validation
11 167 (15.97%) Business Continuity
12 153 (14.63%) Full Stack Development
13 147 (14.05%) High Availability
14 146 (13.96%) Scrum
15 145 (13.86%) Software Testing
16 138 (13.19%) Performance Monitoring
17 137 (13.10%) OO
18 135 (12.91%) Clean Code
19 134 (12.81%) Scaled Agile Framework
20 132 (12.62%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 234 (22.37%) Java
2 195 (18.64%) Python
3 190 (18.16%) Shell Script
4 189 (18.07%) Groovy
5 153 (14.63%) SQL
6 131 (12.52%) PowerShell
7 44 (4.21%) JavaScript
8 39 (3.73%) C++
9 38 (3.63%) C#
10 37 (3.54%) Bash Shell
11 24 (2.29%) C
12 9 (0.86%) Perl
13 8 (0.76%) Ruby
14 6 (0.57%) Apple Swift
14 6 (0.57%) Objective-C
15 5 (0.48%) T-SQL
16 4 (0.38%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
17 3 (0.29%) VBScript
18 2 (0.19%) COBOL
18 2 (0.19%) VBA
Qualifications
1 314 (30.02%) Degree
2 182 (17.40%) OCP
2 182 (17.40%) Oracle Certification
3 118 (11.28%) Microsoft Certification
4 82 (7.84%) Security Cleared
5 76 (7.27%) Cisco Certification
6 59 (5.64%) SC Cleared
7 53 (5.07%) CCNA
7 53 (5.07%) MCSE
8 38 (3.63%) Computer Science Degree
9 28 (2.68%) CCNP
10 27 (2.58%) MCSA
11 20 (1.91%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 18 (1.72%) CCA
12 18 (1.72%) Citrix Certification
13 14 (1.34%) DBS Check
13 14 (1.34%) DV Cleared
14 12 (1.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 10 (0.96%) A+ Certification
15 10 (0.96%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 88 (8.41%) SLA
2 32 (3.06%) Cyber Essentials
3 22 (2.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 11 (1.05%) QA
5 8 (0.76%) GDPR
6 7 (0.67%) PCI DSS
7 4 (0.38%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
7 4 (0.38%) NCSC
7 4 (0.38%) NIST
8 3 (0.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.096%) COBIT
9 1 (0.096%) HL7
9 1 (0.096%) JSP 440
System Software
1 673 (64.34%) VMware Infrastructure
2 391 (37.38%) Active Directory
3 229 (21.89%) Hyper-V
4 189 (18.07%) HDFS
5 84 (8.03%) vSphere
6 48 (4.59%) VMware ESXi
7 41 (3.92%) Docker
8 39 (3.73%) XenApp
9 32 (3.06%) Virtual Servers
10 29 (2.77%) VMware NSX
10 29 (2.77%) VMware Workstation
11 21 (2.01%) Virtual Machines
11 21 (2.01%) XenDesktop
12 18 (1.72%) Virtual Desktop
13 17 (1.63%) RHEV
14 11 (1.05%) VirtualBox
15 8 (0.76%) VMware Server
16 7 (0.67%) Apache ZooKeeper
16 7 (0.67%) KVM
17 6 (0.57%) NFS
Systems Management
1 241 (23.04%) Ansible
2 93 (8.89%) SCCM
3 91 (8.70%) Microsoft Intune
4 53 (5.07%) Kubernetes
5 51 (4.88%) Opscode Chef
6 39 (3.73%) WSUS
7 26 (2.49%) vCenter Server
8 23 (2.20%) vRealize
9 16 (1.53%) Terraform
10 12 (1.15%) Puppet
11 9 (0.86%) Single Sign-On
12 8 (0.76%) FortiGate
12 8 (0.76%) NetBackup
12 8 (0.76%) SCOM
13 7 (0.67%) PowerCLI
14 6 (0.57%) Active Directory Federation Services
14 6 (0.57%) Backup Exec
14 6 (0.57%) CSIRT
14 6 (0.57%) Microsoft Clustering
14 6 (0.57%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 455 (43.50%) Microsoft
2 196 (18.74%) Okta
3 183 (17.50%) Citrix
4 181 (17.30%) Cisco
5 62 (5.93%) Veeam
6 60 (5.74%) Meraki
7 44 (4.21%) Oracle
8 42 (4.02%) Red Hat
9 41 (3.92%) Dell
10 40 (3.82%) HP
11 38 (3.63%) NetApp
12 28 (2.68%) SAP
13 25 (2.39%) Palo Alto
14 23 (2.20%) F5
15 22 (2.10%) IBM
16 20 (1.91%) EMC
17 19 (1.82%) Juniper
17 19 (1.82%) Sophos
18 17 (1.63%) CheckPoint
18 17 (1.63%) Hitachi